senate Bill S6794

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Makes the theft of a package intentionally taken from the residence of another following delivery of the package to such residence by the postal service or a commercial carrier a felony

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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Oct 23, 2019 referred to rules

S6794 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §155.30, Pen L

S6794 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Makes the theft of a package intentionally taken from a porch, driveway, doorway or other area adjacent to the residence of another following delivery of the package to such residence by the postal service or a commercial carrier a felony.

S6794 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6794 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  6794

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            October 23, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  JORDAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to  making  the  theft  of  a
  package  intentionally  taken from a porch, driveway, doorway or other
  area adjacent to the residence of another following  delivery  of  the
  package to such residence by the postal service or a commercial carri-
  er a felony

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Section 155.30 of the penal law is amended by adding a  new
subdivision 5-a to read as follows:
  5-A.  THE PROPERTY CONSISTS OF A PACKAGE, REGARDLESS OF ITS NATURE AND
VALUE OF SUCH   PACKAGE, WHICH IS  INTENTIONALLY  TAKEN  FROM  A  PORCH,
DRIVEWAY,  DOORWAY  OR  OTHER  AREA ADJACENT TO THE RESIDENCE OF ANOTHER
FOLLOWING DELIVERY OF THE  PACKAGE  TO  SUCH  RESIDENCE  BY  THE  POSTAL
SERVICE OR A COMMERCIAL CARRIER; OR
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date upon which it shall have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13532-02-9

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